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The Wine Vaults

$$ - $$$, British,
41-47 Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO6 3DD, England
+44 23 9286 4712
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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“mash” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Pizza
$$ - $$$
41-47 Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO6 3DD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I happened across this place by chance and decided to nip in for a drink... we were still there 5 drinks later! Excellent pricing and a great atmosphere, even when it was nearly full it was still relatively quiet and not too...More

Thank Cesca K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my housemate for dinner. I love the decor in this place and the girl who served us was really lovely! The food we both had was delicious, I highly recommend their burgers! Unfortunately though, on the night we went they had...More

Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

There has recently been a change of management in our local - and it’s not looking promising. Today we had a light lunch and it really was very average at best. Cheap white bread sandwich with chicken, chorizo and mozzarella. The filling was not pleasant...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

I love going to the wine vaults. My partner and I regularly pop in for a drink and maybe a pizza if we’re hungry. The pizzas/pizza oven is fantastic! The staff were always lovely and friendly. Great to have a chat with. However the last...More

Thank Southseachick152
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

It’s a great pub with a nice relaxed vibe. It’s a pity they don’t have more candles as the lighting is a bit dingy in places. Bar Boards are great but the creme brûlée is still awful.

Thank Caroline W
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

I am fuming by the way I have been treated. Booked and paid a deposit 3 weeks ago for a private function. The emailed me today apologising they had double booked. They accept its there error and offered a free night any other night. This...More

Thank fiona t
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Recently visited this bar we were shocked at the attitude of SOME of the staff not very friendly and god forbid you should be enjoying yourself! not somewhere we will be visiting again best avoided

Thank rooster61
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Having had disappointing food at this venue before, I was concerned that a change in owner may not be enough to improve the food hear. However I was wrong. The new menu, whilst not extensive had a wonderful selection of food. I had the chicken...More

Thank hitweb
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere here, good selection of beers- had a great time- DJ was banging some tunes- not full of students 😁

Thank Richard H
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

BEWARE paying by paying credit card in this establishment have now resolved to their happiness. paid for drinks at bar and when i got home and checked ticket following day found that I had paid for gratuity to go to there bar and get my...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Pizza
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
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Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41-47 Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO6 3DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9286 4712
  • E-mail
Craft beer & real ale pub in the heart of Southsea, offering casual dining including artisan stonebaked pizzas & bar boards (perfect for craft pairing), and live music through the week
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